The amount of paperwork you will eventually be responsible for handling to ensure compliance with the Affordable Care Act may be the source of headaches far worse than any errant Arctic air mass you could ever imagine.
The HR world did not come to a screeching halt with the Oct. 1 launch of the public exchanges.
Implementation of the Affordable Care Act and turning 50 are both inevitable so employers best prepare.
As this month's issue of EBN is arriving in your mailbox, let us hope that the world indeed has not gone to hell in the proverbial handbasket - October 1 being one of those first, tangible deadlines for the entire Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act provisions: the official launch of the public health care exchanges.
Questions abound in todays employee benefit industry and there is understandable skepticism about whether the winds of change bode well or ill for plan sponsors.
Unusual interview tactics that helped candidates land the job.
According to a recent study, children whose mothers work during their early years do as well at school as those with stay-at-home moms. But what about working dads?
How to nominate a colleague or client for a 2013 Benny Award, honoring excellence in the employee benefits/human resources field.
Whether you agree with its narrative or not, The Retirement Gamble should be required viewing for employees and employers alike.
In a recent survey, three-quarters of employees say they think their employer will educate them about changes to their health care coverage as a result of health care reform, yet only 13% of employers say educating employees about reform is important to their organization. This educational disconnect is troubling.
Whether you agree with The Retirement Gamble's narrative or not, the program should be required viewing for employees if for the simple reason that its a well-told (albeit one-sided) story that will get them (hopefully) asking questions about their 401(k) plans. And isnt that a good thing in the long run?
Editor-in-chief Kelley M. Butler bids a fond farewell to readers and colleagues.
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